Born in a Brooklyn warehouse in 1997, 12-piece ensemble Antibalas is credited with introducing Afrobeat to a wider global audience, influencing countless musicians and developing a live show that is the stuff of legend. The group has performed everywhere from Central Park to Carnegie Hall to Rikers Island Prison, and that's just in New York. On the heels of the hit musical FELA!, which several members collaborated on, Antibalas has reunited with former member and producer Gabe Roth, who was atRead More
Midpoint Superlatives: The Weekend in Review
By: Nat Tracey-Miller & Zach Moning Best in Show: Bob MouldBob Mould is about to turn 56, but his scorching 40-minute 15-song set blew everyone half that old off the stage. Fronting a power trio rounded out by Jason Narducy (Superchunk/$plit $ingle) and Jon Wurster (Superchunk/The Mountain...
MPMF Releases Daily Lineup
Midpoint Music Festival has released their daily lineup (below)! This year’s festival will take place the weekend of September 23-25 in Over The Rhine. In all, the event will feature over 60 local, regional, national and internationally recognized acts including a diverse mix of up-and-coming...
MPMF Announces Initial 2016 Artists
Band Of Horses, Future Islands, Wolf Parade, JJ Grey & Mofro, Reggie Watts, Lucero, Frightened Rabbit, Houndmouth, Kamasi Washington, Bob Mould & many more added to MPMF.16! Tickets go on-sale Friday at 10am HERE! In March we announced that MEMI had joined forces with Midpoint Music...
Our Weekend Picks :: September 14, 2012
Our picks for the weekend are below. You can take our word for it or make up your own mind by visiting our full calendar listing of here! Friday, September 14:New Vega w/The Sundresses @ Fountain SquareLagniappe @ Arnold'sThe Prohibitionists w/ The Maladroits @ Mayday Saturday,...